The Newton Cemetery, a non-profit Massachusetts corporation governed by elected trustees, shall operate and maintain a garden-type cemetery into the indefinite future for people of all faiths, and to provide the following specific features in its ongoing operation:
Maintain a serene and attractive park-like atmosphere.
Enable members of the general public to benefit from visiting the Cemetery.
Provide a variety of burial choices.
Operate and maintain a crematory.
Operate and maintain a non-denominational chapel.
Serve the cemetery needs of Newton residents while not excluding others.
Develop remaining unoccupied areas of the Cemetery’s grounds with appropriate balance.
Offer burial spaces at a range of prices.
Attract and maintain a highly competent and professional staff.
Conduct annual operations at appropriate levels of income and expense.
Invest permanent funds with able professional management, emphasizing total investment return.